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Anti-Federalist Papers


No. 1 General Introduction: A Dangerous Plan Of Benefit Only to The "Aristocratick Combination"
No. 2 "We Have Been Told of Phantoms"
No. 3 New Constitution Creates a National Government; Will Not Abate Foreign Influence; Dangers of Civil War and Despotism A FARMER
No. 4 Foreign Wars, Civil Wars and Indian Wars - Three Bugbears
No. 5 Scotland and England - A Case in Point AN OBSERVER
No. 6 The Hobgoblins of Anarchy and Dissensions Among the States CENTINEL
No. 7 Adoption of the Constitution Will Lead to Civil War
No. 8 The Power Vested in Congress of Sending Troops For Suppressing Insurrections Will Always Enable Them to Stifle the First Struggles of Freedom A FEDERAL REPUBLICAN
No. 9 A Consolidated Government is a Tyranny MONTEZUMA
No. 10 On the Preservation of Parties, Public Liberty Depends A FARMER
No. 11 Unrestricted Power Over Commerce Should Not Be Given the National Government AGRIPPA
No. 12 How Will the New Government Raise Money? CINCINNATUS
No. 13 The Expense of the New Government A FARMER and THE CONNECTICUT JOURNAL
No. 14 Extent of Territory Under Consolidated Government Too Large to Preserve Liberty or Protect Property CAT
No. 15 Rhode Island is Right!
No. 16 Europeans Admire and Federalists Decry the Present System ALFRED
No. 17 Federalist Power Will Ultimately Subvert State Authority BRUTUS
No. 18-20 What Does History Teach (Part 1) AN OLD WHIG
No. 18-20 What Does History Teach (Part 2) A NEWPORT MAN
No. 21 Why the Articles Failed CENTINEL
No. 22 Articles of Confederation Simply Requires Amendments, Particularly For Commercial Power and Judicial Power; Constitution Goes Too Far CANDIDUS
No. 23 Certain Powers Necessary For the Common Defense, Can and Should Be Limited
No. 24 Objections to A Standing Army (Part 1) BRUTUS
No. 25 Objections to A Standing Army (Part 2) BRUTUS
No. 26 The Use of Coercion By the New Government (Part 1) A FARMER AND PLANTER
No. 27 The Use of Coercion By the New Government (Part 2) JOHN HUMBLE
No. 28 The Use of Coercion By the New Government (Part 3)
No. 29 Objections to National Control of the Militia A DEMOCRATIC FEDERALIST
No. 30-31 A Virginia Antifederalist on the Issue of Taxation CATO UTICENSIS
No. 32 Federal Taxation and the Doctrine of Implied Powers (Part 1) BRUTUS
No. 33 Federal Taxation and the Doctrine of Implied Powers (Part 2) BRUTUS
No. 34 The Problem of Concurrent Taxation
No. 35 Federal Taxing Power Must Be Restrained
No. 36 Representation and Internal Taxation THE FEDERAL FARMER
No. 37 Factions and the Constitution THE FEDERAL FARMER
No. 38 Some Reactions to Federalist Arguments A COUNTRYMAN
No. 39 Appearance and Reality - the Form is Federal; the Effect is National A FARMER
No. 40 On the Motivations and Authority of the Founding Fathers PHILADELPHIENSIS, et. al
No. 41-43 "The Quantity of Power the Union Must Possess is One Thing; the Mode of Exercising the Powers Given is Quite a Different Consideration"(Part 1) THE FEDERAL FARMER
No. 41-43 "The Quantity of Power the Union Must Possess is One Thing; the Mode of Exercising the Powers Given is Quite a Different Consideration"(Part 2) THE FEDERAL FARMER
No. 44 What Congress Can Do; What A State Can Not DELIBERATOR
No. 45 Powers of National Government Dangerous to State Governments; New York as an Example SYDNEY
No. 46 "Where Then is the Restrain?"
No. 47 "Balance" of Departments Not Achieved Under New Constitution CENTINEL
No. 48 No Separation of Departments Results in No Responsibility LEONIDAS
No. 49 On Constitutional Conventions (Part 1) MASSACHUSETTENSIS and AN OLD WHIG
No. 50 On Constitutional Conventions (Part 2) AN OLD WHIG
No. 51 Do Checks and Balances Really Secure the Rights of the People? ARISTOCROTIS
No. 52 On the Guarantee of Congressional Biennial Elections CONSIDER ARMS, MALICHI MAYNARD, and SAMUEL FIELD
No. 53 A Plea For the Right of Recall AMICUS
No. 54 Apportionment and Slavery: Northern and Southern Views BRUTUS, CATO, and A GEORGIAN
No. 55 Will the House of Representatives Be Genuinely Represetative? (Part 1) THE FEDERAL FARMER
No. 56 Will the House of Representatives Be Genuinely Represetative? (Part 2) THE FEDERAL FARMER
No. 57 Will the House of Representatives Be Genuinely Represetative? (Part 3) THE FEDERAL FARMER
No. 58 Will the House of Representatives Be Genuinely Represetative? (Part 4) THE FEDERAL FARMER
No. 59 The Danger of Congressional Control of Elections VOX POPULI
No. 60 Will The Constitution Promote the Interests of Favorite Classes?
No. 61 Questions and Comments on the Constitutional Provisions Regarding the Election of Congressmen THE FEDERAL FARMER
No. 62 On the Organization and Powers of the Senate (Part 1) BRUTUS
No. 63 On the Organization and Powers of the Senate (Part 2) THE FEDERAL FARMER
No. 64 On the Organization and Powers of the Senate (Part 3) CINCINNATUS
No. 65 On the Organization and Powers of the Senate (Part 4)
No. 66 From North Carolina
No. 67 Various Fears Concerning the Executive Department CATO
No. 68 On the Mode of Electing the President
No. 69 The Character of the Executive Office THE FEDERAL FARMER
No. 70 The Powers and Dangerous Potentials of His Elected Majesty AN OLD WHIG
No. 71 The Presidential Term of Office LUTHER MARTIN, AGRIPPA, and A CUSTOMER
No. 72 On the Electoral College; On ReEligibility of the President REPUBLICUS
No. 73 Does the Presidential Veto Power Infringe on the Separation of Departments? WILLIAM PENN
No. 74 The President as Military King PHILADELPHIENSIS
No. 75 A Note Protesting the Treaty-Making Provisions of the Consitution HAMPDEN
No. 76-77 An Antifederalist View of the Appointing Power Under the Consitution THE FEDERAL FARMER
No. 78-79 The Power of the Judiciary (Part 1) BRUTUS
No. 80 The Power of the Judiciary (Part 2) BRUTUS
No. 81 The Power of the Judiciary (Part 3) BRUTUS
No. 82 The Power of the Judiciary (Part 4) BRUTUS
No. 83 The Federal Judiciary and the Issue of Trial by Jury
No. 84 On the Lack of a Bill of Rights BRUTUS
No. 85 Concluding Remarks: Evils Under Confederation Exaggerated; Constitution Must Be Drastically Revised Before Adoption PLEASE